20 Apathy Quotes That Will Make You Think Hard About Life


Apathy isn’t entirely bad. In fact, when felt and experienced at the right time, it can be beneficial. It can help you make proper choices, let go of things that are holding you down, and have a more positive outlook on life.

The problem, however, is that it’s hard to turn apathy into something positive. Most of the time, it creates problems, triggers hatred, and breeds neglect.
To enlighten you about indifference, check out these apathy quotes

Apathy is one of the characteristic responses of any living organism when it is subjected to stimuli too intense or too complicated to cope with. The cure for apathy is comprehension. – John Dos Passos

I have a very strong feeling that the opposite of love is not hate – it’s apathy. It’s not giving a damn. – Leo Buscaglia

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Fear is better than apathy because fear makes us do something. – Emiliano Salinas

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We may have found a cure for most evils; but we have found no remedy for the worst of them all, the apathy of human beings. – Helen Keller

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Indifference is an excellent substitute for patience. – Mason Cooley

Apathy is the glove into which evil slips its hand. – Bodie Thoene

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A different world cannot be built by indifferent people. – Peter Marshall

Your life begins to end the moment you start being silent about the things that matter. – Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Bad people are less a problem than indifferent people. – Gerhard Kocher

Apathy is the self-defense of the powerless. – Letty Cottin Pogrebin

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By far the most dangerous foe we have to fight is apathy – indifference from whatever cause, not from a lack of knowledge, but from carelessness, from absorption in other pursuits, from a contempt bred of self satisfaction. – William Osler

Apathy is a trap. There is no challenge… so there is no reward. Remember, there is always free cheese in a mousetrap. – Steve Maraboli

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To be apathetic is literally to be without passion. – Erwin Raphael McManus

Apathy is not compatible with love – Simon Tam

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Only one enemy is worse than despair: indifference. In every area of human creativity, indifference is the enemy; indifference of evil is worse than evil, because it is also sterile. – Elie Wiesel

Indifference and neglect often do much more damage than outright dislike. – J.K. Rowling

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The worst sin… is… to be indifferent. – George Bernard Shaw

The greatest danger to our future is apathy. – Jane Goodall

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In communications, familiarity breeds apathy. – William Bernbach

Apathy is the acceptance of the unacceptable. – John Stott

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